Please note: Fund for Local Cooperation is not available anymore.
Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) for Kosovo was a funding instrument managed by the Embassy of Finland in Pristina. With the Fund for Local Cooperation the Embassy has supported projects implemented by Kosovar NGOs with between 150 000 and 300 000 euros annually. The FLC was a part of the implementation of the development policy of the Government of Finland and complemented other Finnish development efforts.
The Fund in Kosovo had three components:
1. Support to human development
promotion of human rights, reconciliation, integration of minorities, gender equality, children’s rights, rights of people with disabilities, enhancing youth employment, improving the status of women and girls, alleviation of domestic violence and human trafficking and environmental protection
2. Support to income generating activities
3. Special initiatives supporting the decentralization process